Youtube has revealed that the original mecha anime series “OBSOLETE”, will have 6 episodes. The series available to YouTube Premium members on December 3rd. Youtube will also release the series free with each episode being released weekly with ads starting on December 3rd.
Gen Urobuchi is credited for the anime original. The anime show will be produced BUEMON. Hiroki Yamada and Seiichi Shirato will direct the series.
In 2014, aliens suddenly appear on earth and propose to trade humanoid robots called “”EXOFRAMES”” for a small price. The outstanding versatility and exceedingly low cost of the alien technology is immediately put to use in industries and battlefields across the globe. Beyond pre-existing weapons, even the existing social order seemingly become obsolete.
Mechanical Design: Makoto Ishiwata (Nitroplus), Character Design: Akihiko Yoshida and Yuya Nagai (CyDesignation), Setting Director: Seiichi Shirato, Weapons Research: Takaaki Suzuki, CG Director, Tomonari Nakajima (BUEMON), Composition Director: Masashi Kokubo (BUEMON), Background Art Director: Junichi Taniguchi (BUEMON), Background Art: Yoshihiro Sono, Design Work: Daisuke Honda (All Sunday) OFF-LINE EDITING: Takeshi Seyama (SEYAMA PRODUCTION), Sound Director: Yota Tsuruoka (Rakuonsha), Sound Design: Koji Kasamatsu (DigitalCircus), Music: Tomohisa Ishikawa (TECHNOBOYS PULCRAFT GREEN-FUND), Plan Production: Ryosuke Takahashi, Animation Production: BUEMON.[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-PxH7dIhBy4&w=640&h=360]